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Movie night at the National Library of Aruba

Come and enjoy some great family time and the best of it, entrance is completely free!!

Honoring of Distinguished Visitors at Divi Tamarijn

The honorees were Reginald Cummings from Florida and Alex Hernandez and Norma Torres from New Jersey, who received the honorary certificate of Distinguished Visitors for their 10th consecutive visit to Aruba.

Under One Sky: 100 years of Modern Astronomy

the IAU has organized a year-long celebration (IAU100) to increase awareness of a century of astronomical discoveries and to support the use of astronomy as a tool for education, development and diplomacy under the central theme "Under One Sky".

U.S. NEWS

House condemns Trump ‘racist’ tweets in extraordinary rebuke

Two days after Trump tweeted that four Democratic freshmen should "go back" to their home countries — though all are citizens and three were born in the U.S.A. — Democrats muscled the resolution through the chamber by 240-187 over near-solid GOP opposition.

Treasury chief: Facebook currency plan ripe for illicit use

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin expressed "very serious concerns" about the currency proposed by the social network giant, to be called Libra. "This is indeed a national security issue," Mnuchin told reporters at the White House.

Trump abortion restrictions effective immediately

The head of a national umbrella group representing the clinics said the administration is following "an ideological agenda" that could disrupt basic health care for many low-income women.

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WORLD NEWS

Von der Leyen confirmed as new European Commission president

Her approval was a key part in the package of top jobs that EU leaders agreed upon early this month.

Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo arrested in US

The ex-president is wanted in his home country on accusations of taking $20 million in bribes from Odebrecht, a Brazilian construction company at the center of Latin America's biggest corruption scandal.

Congo tracing contacts of first Ebola case in eastern city

After feeling sick for several days the pastor boarded a bus traveling to eastern Congo's largest city. Only upon arrival at his destination did anyone suspect he had the highly deadly and infectious Ebola virus.

COLUMNS

Island Insight Episode XXVI: All for the red Aruban gold 

Playa, was and still is how everyone referred to the area of Horses bay. The beach at the salt lake and the fresh water well close to the village, they all are gone today.

Today’s Click: Views of Aruba

There are many things that set Aruba apart from all other islands and one of them are the big rocks that can be seen at various locations on our island.

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